Population of Kansas 2021

Population

In 2010, there were 2,853,118 residents in Kansas (as of April 1, 2010 Census)

Ancestry

83.8% of the population were% White, 5.9% African American, 2.4% Asian American, and 1.0% American Indian. Hispanics or Latinos made up 10.5% regardless of race. According to the American Community Survey of 2014, 786,373 residents have German ancestors. With around 27% of the total population, people of German origin are by far the strongest population group in the state.

Religion

The religious communities with the largest number of members in 2000 were the Catholic Church with 405,844, the United Methodist Church with 206,187 and the Southern Baptist Convention with 101,696 followers.

Top Counties by Population in Kansas

Rank County Name Population Population Density (per kmĀ²)
1 Johnson County 559,924 453.38
2 Sedgwick County 503,900 194.56
3 Shawnee County 179,002 125.70
4 Wyandotte County 159,140 407.01
5 Douglas County 112,875 95.33
6 Leavenworth County 77,750 64.85
7 Riley County 75,519 47.80
8 Butler County 65,838 17.80
9 Reno County 64,449 19.84
10 Saline County 55,999 30.03
11 Crawford County 39,372 25.63
12 Geary County 38,024 38.22
13 Finney County 37,211 11.05
14 Cowley County 36,299 12.45
15 Harvey County 34,863 24.97
16 Ford County 34,763 12.21
17 Montgomery County 34,470 20.63
18 Lyon County 33,759 15.32
19 Miami County 32,623 21.84
20 McPherson County 29,367 12.60
21 Ellis County 29,064 12.47
22 Barton County 27,568 11.91
23 Franklin County 25,917 17.43
24 Sumner County 23,685 7.74
25 Seward County 23,558 14.21
26 Pottawatomie County 22,313 10.21
27 Labette County 21,295 12.67
28 Cherokee County 21,237 13.97
29 Dickinson County 19,773 9.00
30 Jefferson County 18,956 13.66
31 Atchison County 16,824 15.03
32 Neosho County 16,417 11.09
33 Osage County 16,153 8.86
34 Bourbon County 14,908 9.04
35 Jackson County 13,460 7.91
36 Allen County 13,330 10.23
37 Marion County 12,358 5.06
38 Nemaha County 10,143 5.45
39 Marshall County 10,033 4.29
40 Rice County 9,996 5.31
41 Brown County 9,892 6.69
42 Pratt County 9,739 5.12
43 Linn County 9,452 6.09
44 Cloud County 9,408 5.07
45 Wilson County 9,116 6.13
46 Clay County 8,542 5.12
47 Coffey County 8,513 5.22
48 Thomas County 7,952 2.86
49 Grant County 7,934 5.33
50 Anderson County 7,928 5.25
51 Doniphan County 7,875 7.76
52 Kingman County 7,874 3.52
53 Wabaunsee County 7,050 3.41
54 Russell County 6,957 3.04
55 Pawnee County 6,939 3.55
56 Ellsworth County 6,505 3.51
57 Greenwood County 6,465 2.19
58 Mitchell County 6,366 3.51
59 Sherman County 6,124 2.24
60 Ottawa County 6,083 3.26
61 Gray County 6,041 2.68
62 Harper County 5,922 2.85
63 Morris County 5,865 3.25
64 Washington County 5,769 2.48
65 Stevens County 5,767 3.06
66 Norton County 5,623 2.47
67 Phillips County 5,530 2.41
68 Rooks County 5,234 2.28
69 Scott County 4,948 2.66
70 Barber County 4,872 1.66
71 Republic County 4,869 2.63
72 Meade County 4,407 1.74
73 Stafford County 4,369 2.13
74 Haskell County 4,267 2.86
75 Kearny County 3,979 1.77
76 Osborne County 3,817 1.65
77 Smith County 3,776 1.63
78 Chautauqua County 3,582 2.15
79 Woodson County 3,289 2.53
80 Rush County 3,231 1.74
81 Lincoln County 3,185 1.71
82 Morton County 3,180 1.68
83 Ness County 3,079 1.11
84 Jewell County 3,057 1.30
85 Trego County 2,997 1.30
86 Edwards County 2,990 1.86
87 Decatur County 2,882 1.24
88 Logan County 2,795 1.01
89 Chase County 2,768 1.38
90 Gove County 2,740 0.99
91 Elk County 2,731 1.63
92 Cheyenne County 2,689 1.02
93 Hamilton County 2,650 1.03
94 Graham County 2,589 1.11
95 Rawlins County 2,571 0.93
96 Sheridan County 2,549 1.10
97 Kiowa County 2,507 1.34
98 Wichita County 2,267 1.22
99 Clark County 2,192 0.87
100 Stanton County 2,186 1.24
101 Hodgeman County 1,974 0.89
102 Comanche County 1,924 0.94
103 Lane County 1,715 0.92
104 Wallace County 1,528 0.65
105 Greeley County 1,309 0.65

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